Plane crash AN-24B near Kharkov. 1975
Plane crash AN-24B near Kharkov. 1975

Plane crash AN-24B Belarusian CAA near Kharkov

Date of the crash: November 20.11.1975, XNUMX

Time of the crash: 19:38

Country of the crash: the USSR

Location of the crash: Ukrainian SSR, near Kharkov

aircraft Brand: An-24B

Registration of aircraft: CCCP46349

Name of air carrier: Aeroflot (USSR)

Subdivision: CAA Belarus, Gomel JSC

Flight: 7950

Chronology of events:

Upon impact on the trees, the final destruction of the aircraft took place. There was no fire. The flight attendant and 18 passengers were killed. The rest of the crew and passengers were injured. Actual weather: NGO 600 m, cloudiness 10 points, visibility 10 km, light rain. Elevation above the aerodrome level 40 m crash site (in addition 20 m - the height of trees). Due to improper setting of the aerodrome pressure, the barometric altimeters showed a height above the actual altitude at 220 m. The altitude detector of the radio altimeter was on and set to 50 m. The crew did not respond to the "dangerous altitude" alarm for 23 seconds from the first collision on the trees.

Data on victims:

Total on board were people 50: 4 46 crew members and passengers. Total killed 19 people: crew 1, 18 passengers.

Details of the crash:

Phase of flight: approach

Identify the causes of the crash: ATC error

Data on the plane:

aircraft Brand: An-24B

Aircraft ID: CCCP46349

Country where registered aircraft: the USSR

Date of manufacture of the aircraft: 31.12.1969

The serial number of the aircraft: 97305708

Hours aircraft: 9445

The cycles of use of the aircraft: 8146

Engines: H H 4242077 4142009

Flight data:

Flight: 7950

Tour type: Regular passenger

The aviation company Aeroflot (USSR)

Division: CAA Belarus, Gomel JSC

The country, which was registered aviation company: USSR

Flying from Rostov-on-Don

Flying in: Kharkov

Original Location: Mineralnye Vody

A final point: Gomel

Additional information:

Information about the crew:

KBC Nikitivich Alexey Pozdnyakov

copilot Drobin Traskovskaya

mechanic Eugene N. Fighters

Flight attendant Lyudmila Dementievna Galeznik